[ubuntu] Upgrading PCview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I'm getting an AMD Athlon X2 240 processor, and nvidia 9400GT 1gb graphics card. 2 gb ram. will i be able to run beryl/compiz with full functionality with this configuration? also, if possible plz help me select a motherboard.i'm being suggested to go for biostar 8200. thanks. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Ubuntu with Windows Moblin !view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello , I have Windows Mobile device 6.1 , i am trying to Sync or even connect with my ubuntu installed OS through the USB cable , however i can't read the device at all . Is there any packages , applications can help me Sync or even browse may be share my files between my devices ! (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Hardware VT with Intel T2300 / T2300E on thinkpad R60view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello! I have a problem determining exactly which Processor I have. It seems like I need to have a Intel T2300 in order to run Parallels. (I need Windows to run next to Ubuntu in order to use "Citavi") Up to now I thought my Thinkpad R60 was equipped with this processor. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Blank screen after initrd load with kernels > 2.6.22?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have very old Compaq Armada 1500c. I had ubuntu 8.04 running it, and decided to upgrade it. But unfortunately, no success. By modifying kernel command line, removing 'quiet splash' last line I could see was: checking if image is initramfs .. it is (Hardware)

[ubuntu] creating /dev/lirc1 so that I can use my IR Blasterview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have an IR Reciever that works great at my first serial port ttyS0 I just installed 2 more serial ports via PCI card. I have an IR Blaster installed at ttyS2 echo "TEST TEST" >> /dev/ttyS2 makes the IR LED light up, so It is confirmed working. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Keyboard/Mouse disabled at login screenview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I switched on my laptop this morning (HP Compaq nc6320) as usual and tried to log in, only to find that neither trackpad nor keyboard were working! If I reboot into a recovery mode shell, the keyboard works until I move on to normal boot. If I boot from an Ubuntu install disk (run from CD), both trackpad and keyboard work. Everything seemed OK last night when I shut down. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] xmodap: How to set special symbols on other keys ?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Using xmodmap I want to redefine my keyboard to access umlauted characters and cedillas more easily. I copy the following content to a file myxmodmap, then I select setxkbmap us xmodmap myxmodmap and it does not work. Then I selected setxkbmap us_intl xmodmap myxmodmap (Hardware)

[ubuntu] VAIO VGN-FW21E external monitorview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I'm having some issues connecting an external monitor to my laptop using the vga cable. If I plug the cable in while the system is running, the system grinds to a near halt. If I attempt to use Preferences>Display to detect the additional display, the app locks up and I am forced to close it manually. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] HOWTO: euro and dollar keys on Acer laptopview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have an Acer Aspire 5612WLMi, with Ubuntu 9.04 Jaunty Jackalope. I had problems in making the two keys "$" and "€" work. Most of the guides online use "xmodmap" to remap these keys, but actually it seems that xmodmap is not compatible with evdev, the keyboard driver in Jaunty: (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Microsoft Keyboard elite and mouse for bluetoothview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I am an intermediate linux user having started out with ibm unix more than 13 yrs ago and started out using ubuntu on distro 7.10. My problem currently is installing my bluetooth kb and mouse on 9.04. The mouse install ok but when it idles jaunty loses it and I have to reinstall it. The keyboard however will not install at all. (Hardware)